CaptainKman's avatar
118 Watchers62.1K Page Views418 Deviations
My Bio
It is I, CaptainKman the "Trainz Guru!" Welcome to my DeviantArt page. :D

I post here pictures of my Trainz creations, things that I do at my local model train club, as well as trips to interesting places such as railway museums or vintage car shows.

I wish to make it clear that I do NOT take requests for Trainz content. Anyone found requesting I make things in Trainz will be ignored; if the request continue to be made then the person will be blocked.

This my YouTube page:
www.youtube.com/user/captainkm…

My Ask.fm account is here. Ask me a question! It's anonymous. ;)
ask.fm/CaptainKman

Here is my official Facebook page (mainly for YouTube):
www.facebook.com/CaptainKman-1…


I like:
- Trains (Anything British and Queensland Rail!)
- Volkswagens
- The Simpsons
- Hugs :meow:


Send me a note if you want to chat on Skype. :D

Favourite Movies
The Titfield Thunderbolt, Duel, Christine
Favourite TV Shows
The Simpsons, Mythbusters
Favourite Books
The Railway Series by the Rev. Wilbert Awdry and Christopher Awdry
Favourite Games
Trainz, GTA San Andreas
Favourite Gaming Platform
PC
Other Interests
Volkswagen Beetles, Matchbox cars (Mainly pre-1980's)

All Hail the Return of CaptainKman!

All Hail the Return of CaptainKman!

Okay, I'm not really that full of myself, I swear...! I've been mostly inactive now for almost 3 years! That's crazy! With some new camera equipment and many new additions to my model train collection, I thought it was time to jump-start things for 2020 and continue once again to enjoy this glorious website - and interact with many of you whom I have interacted with in the past. On the model train side of things, I have acquired many new models ranging from beautiful 1930s tinplate Hornby and Lionel trains, right through to 1950s - 1980s Triang, Hornby-Dublo, Lima, Wrenn and Mainline offerings, amongst others. Recent additions include: - A

New to My Collection: Things I've Bought

New to My Collection: Things I've Bought

G'day everyone, Today I thought I would write about some new model trains that I have bought for my collection, and perhaps also touch on some things I'm selling. I have bought some very exciting things which will be arriving in the next month or so. The first is a new Tri-ang locomotive for my collection. A green 'Princess Elizabeth'. I do already have a green one but it doesn't work and came with the wrong tender. This one is working and has the correct tender. And if it does not have a smoke unit, I can always transplant the Seuthe unit from the non-running Princess. The second purchase is also Tri-ang. It's a few pieces bought at once

How Not to Buy Model Trains

How Not to Buy Model Trains

I had a pretty unfortunate experience today with a gentleman who was planning to come over to see if I had some model trains he could buy to go towards a layout for his grandson. He called me on Tuesday regarding my Gumtree ad. (http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/dakabin/collectables/i-buy-old-model-trains-/1098810317) We talked on the phone for a while and he agreed to come over on Thursday - but to call me in advance to arrange a time. The morning went by and I still had not received any phone call from him. I also had to leave at 1:45 to get to the railway station so that I could attend an appointment. At 1:30 I got a call from the man, j

Comments 403

Join the community to add your comment. Already a deviant? Log In
Jotrain-EtcHobbyist Interface Designer
Merry Christmas Kieran. I found your account on your reply through a thread on trainz form. If you are still interested, I'm 3D modelling detailed Queensland Rail Units you can check some on my Gallery through Deviantart
Hi mate, I took a look the other day. They look fantastic!
Happy happy birthday, to you!
Happy Birthday.
Happy Birthday! :)
Happy Birthday.
MorganTheAngelFoxHobbyist Traditional Artist
I like trains emoticon 
Choo Choo!